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Family physicians are in high-demand and experience almost limitless opportunities when choosing where to practice and what kind of work to do. Whether you are choosing a medical specialty, evaluating practice opportunities or considering a change within family medicine, you’ll find the tools and tips you’ll need along the way here.


career planning tools

We developed a toolkit to help you kick start your career in family medicine. In this section you will find information and resources to help you research career fields, write your resume, search for jobs and fellowships, prepare for the interview process and more!

job opportunities

If you’re a family physician looking for a new job opportunity or looking to fill a position in your practice, use to help guide your search.

financial management

You should devote your energies and thoughts to your profession rather than sophisticated outside investment strategies. Find details of loan repayment programs and the practical tools you’ll need to ensure your financial success.

explore family medicine

CAFP offers many resources for students to explore the specialty of family medicine. Students can attend our annual Family Medicine Summit for Students and Residents and Family Medicine Interest Group events, get involved with family medicine organizations and programs, and find mentors and network through state and national academy involvement.